• Elon Musk looks to ease concerns in an affluent suburb of Los Angeles where The Boring Company plans to build a new test tunnel

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    Screenshot via YouTube/The Boring Company
    Elon Musk touted a partnership between the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Agency and The Boring Company, his tunnel-digging venture.
    The MTA said in a statement on Thursday night that it would coordinate with The Boring Company on a test tunnel near Sepulveda Boulevard, one of the busiest roads in Los Angeles.
    It's all part of The Boring Company's broader effort to develop a system of tunnels that could create the infrastructure needed for alternative mass transit.
    Elon Musk touted a partnership between The Boring Company and the...
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  • Elon Musk details his plan to rid LA of traffic with $1 rides on the Boring Co. ‘Loop'

    Elon Musk details his plan to rid LA of traffic with $1 rides on the Boring Co. ‘Loop'

    5 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    This evening, Boring Company executives Elon Musk and Steve Davis offered a few more details about their plans to revolutionize LA urban transit, introducing the “Loop” which would eventually be composed of all-electric pods that transport up to 16 passengers at a time. Musk theorizes that the Loop could take Los Angeles residents from downtown LA to any terminal at the LAX airport within 8 minutes for about $1.
    Much of the focus of the presentation was to assure the public that the Boring Company's efforts would not be disruptive to the public or heavily stress the city's existing highway...
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